On Thursday the Scottish will vote on whether or not to remain a part of the United Kingdom. Helen Dale, who studied English law at Oxford University and Scots law at Edinburgh University, argues that the Scottish should vote "yes" on independence. That Scotland gifted the world the skeptical Enlightenment would stand it in good stead, she writes. Its current inhabitants may prove themselves worthy heirs to Adam Smith, David Hume, and all the rest.
Jonathan Vanderhagen believes a judge doomed his son to an early death. The judge says Vanderhagen's Facebook posts were intimidating.
It took a jury 26 minutes to decide that Jonathan Vanderhagen wasn't guilty.
A court ruled that officers did not have enough information to know whether or not stealing violates the Constitution.
Many arms of government are unpopular with large swathes of the American population.
Conservatives deploy state power to go after speech they don't like.